Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century
Decades: 1830s  1840s  1850s  - 1860s -  1870s  1880s  1890s

Years: 1863 1864 1865 - 1866 - 1867 1868 1869
1866 in topic:
Subjects:     Archaeology - Architecture -
Art - Literature (Poetry) - Music - Science
Sports - Rail Transport
Countries:     Australia - Canada - France - Germany - Ireland - Mexico - New Zealand - Norway - South Africa - UK - USA
Leaders:   State leaders - Colonial governors
Category: Establishments - Disestablishments
Births - Marriages - Deaths

Year 1866 (MDCCCLXVI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1866[]

January - March[]

February 7: Battle of Abtao.

April - June[]

May 2: Battle of Callao.

May 16: U.S. nickel coin approved.

July - December[]

File:Battle of Königgrätz by Georg Bleibtreu.jpg

July 3: Battle of Königgratz.

July 27: Atlantic Cable.

Alfred Nobel.



1866 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1866

Ab urbe condita 2619
Armenian calendar 1315
Bahá'í calendar 22 – 23
Buddhist calendar 2410
Coptic calendar 1582 – 1583
Ethiopian calendar 1858 – 1859
Hebrew calendar 5626 5627
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1921 – 1922
 - Shaka Samvat 1788 – 1789
 - Kali Yuga 4967 – 4968
Holocene calendar 11866
Iranian calendar 1244 – 1245
Islamic calendar 1282 – 1283
Japanese calendar Keiō 2

(慶応 2年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2526
Julian calendar 1911
Korean calendar 4199
Thai solar calendar 2409

January - June[]

July - December[]

See also 1866 births.


January - June[]

July - December[]

People of the year 1866 at Familypedia

300 people were born in 1866

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954)John Quincy Adams (1833-1894)Fanny Crowninshield (1839-1911)
Henry Bradley Adams (1866-1954)Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Eliza Agnes Bradley (1846-1925)
Frederika Ahrens (c1866-1940)Heinrich Ahrens (c1815-1891)Sophia Fischer (c1826-1886)
Karl Johan Aldrin (1866-1941)Johan Jan Henrik Aldrin (1817-1895)Brita Eriksdotter (1830-1889)
Margaret Bridget Allred (1866-1934)James Tillmon Sanford Allred (1825-1905)Elizabeth Bridget Manwaring (1821-1866)
George Matthaus Andreas Ambrose (1866-1941)George Ambrose (1843-1934)Maria Schmitt (1844-1910)
Thomas Henry Anlezark (1866-1959)Charles Henry Anlezark (1844-1918)Rachel Harrison (1847-1872)
John Macquarie Antill (1866-1937)John Macquarie Antill (1822-1900)Jessie Hassall Campbell (1834-1917)
William Reierson Arbuthnot (1866-1938)William Reierson Arbuthnot (1826-1913)Mary Helen Anstruther (1839-1912)
Vincent West Ardern (1866-1937)Samuel Ardern (1836-1914)Florence West (1837-1914)
Charles Armstrong (1866-1927)Charles Armstrong (1832-1907)Sarah Seaman (1843-1933)
Colin Arnott (1866-1948)Henry Arnott (1832-1907)Sarah Clarke (1843-1933)
Richard Charles Ashworth (1866-1943)James Edward Ashworth (1831-1910)Ellen E. Ramsbottom (1843-1910)
Harry Hinton Baglin (1866-1915)John Hinton Baglin (1827-1914)Charlotte Marks (c1827-1896)
Francis Denzil Edward Baring, 5th Baron Ashburton (1866-1938)Alexander Hugh Baring, 4th Baron Ashburton (1835-1889)Leonora Caroline Digby (1844-1930)
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132 children were born to the 137 women born in 1866

184 people died in 1866

 FatherMotherAge at death
Albert Adams (1865-1866)Henry Adams (1797-1866)Elizabeth Clarke (1822-1870)
Susan Augusta Adams (1833-1866)Daniel Noyes Adams (1803-1886)Eliza Williams (1802-1851)
Elijah Allen (1826-1866)Andrew Lee Allen (1791-1870)Clarinda Knapp (1802-1862)
Marcia Allen (1804-1866)Gideon Allen (1774-1861)Rachel Hand (1777-1863)
Lucy Adeline Allred (1845-1866)Reddick Newton Allred (1822-1905)Lucy Hoyt (1824-1907)
Ruxandra Arabol (1783-1866)
Christiana Katharina Arnold (1829-1866)Dorothea Arnold (1807-1859)
John Bacon (c1817-1866)John BaconFanny Ann Wisby
Edward Hurcombe Baglin (c1781-1866)Thomas Baglin (c1725-)Betty Hurcombe (bef1776-)
Jacob Bakker (1779-aft1823)Pieter Bakker (c1750-1785)Guurtje Akkerman (c1750-1813)
Leendert Bakker (1825-1866)Jan Bakker (1780-1837)Jannetje van Diemen (1776-1833)41
Pieter Bakker (c1750-1785)Jan Bakker
Francis Thornhill Baring, 1st Baron Northbrook (1796-1866)Thomas Baring, 2nd Bart (1772-1848)Mary Ursula Sealy (1774-1846)
Mary Barker (1818-1866)
St. Aubyn Barrett-Lennard (1831-1866)Thomas Barrett-Lennard (1788-1856)Mary Shedden (-1844)
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16701 people lived in 1866

Marcelo (Lamadrid) Madrid (1859-1921)Timoteo (Lamadrid) MadridFrancisca Alguevar
Andreas Honecker (1832-1912)Nomen nescioElisabeth Honecker (1821-1883)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Cornelis Aangeenbrug (1802-1861)Geertje Pietersdr van der Neut (1801-c1835)
Hendrina Aarts (1805-1876)Godefridus Aarts (1778-1826)Elisabeth Damen (1787-1848)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)
Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)
Arsalina Abbadie (1822-1900)Jean-Luc Abbadie (1795-1840)Audrey Bidard (1799-1860)
Anne Wales Abbot (1808-1908)Abiel Abbot (1770-1828)Eunice Wales (1772-1831)
Hannah Abbot (1789-1871)William Abbot (1748-1793)Phebe Ballard (1752-1846)
Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Ezra Abbot (1772-1847)Rebekah Hale (1781-1860)
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Events of the year 1866 at Familypedia

264 people were married in 1866.

 Joined with
Jemima Catherine Adair (1846-1926)Frederick Dickensen Rugg (1843-1918)
Ivers Whitney Adams (1838-1914)Sarah E Shepard (c1844-1932)
Amily Annie Ainslie (c1831-1915)Francis Anderson (c1802-1875)
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich (1841-1915)Abigail Pierce Truman Chapman (1845-1917)
Johan Jan Henrik Aldrin (1817-1895)Maria Löfqvist (1821-1865)+ Brita Eriksdotter (1830-1889)
Ellen Aurelia Allred (1850-1929)Mads Rasmus Nielsen (1842-1899)
William George Amos (1843-1900)Elizabeth Bryant (1843-1877)+Jane McAlpin (-1921)
Richard Anthoney (c1837-1929)Ann Betts (c1846-1902)
Jens Peder Apel (1839-1929)Christiane Ferdinandsdatter (c1838-1907)
Robert Archer (1848-1929)Caroline Cramp (1849-1929)
Robert Archer (1848-1929) abadorCaroline Cramp (1849-1929)
James Aris (1840-1899)Mary Ann Beadell (c1842-1923)
Joseph Bailey (1845-1928)Amelia Ann Fernance (1850-1917)
Thomas Ascott Bassett (1844-1916)Caroline Amelia Beaumont (1845-1895)+Matilda Wrixon Large (1855-1933)
William Betts (1838-1921)Rosa Barker (c1848-1923)
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There were 0 military battles in 1866.

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